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Is Obamacare Working?

Obamacare was a big mistake says New York senator Chuck Schumer. It cost the Democrats dearly in the last election.

Not so fast, says New York Times columnist Paul Krugman. Obamacare may not have been popular on Election Day, but it’s working. “It’s the best thing [Democrats] have done in decades,” he adds.

Similar sentiments are echoed by other Obamacare defenders, including Jonathan Chait, Brad DeLong and Sarah Kliff.

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John C. Goodman is a Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, President of the Goodman Institute for Public Policy Research, and author of the widely acclaimed Independent books, A Better Choice: Healthcare Solutions for America, and the award-winning, Priceless: Curing the Healthcare Crisis. The Wall Street Journal and the National Journal, among other media, have called him the “Father of Health Savings Accounts.”

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A BETTER CHOICE: Healthcare Solutions for America
Obamacare remains highly controversial and faces ongoing legal and political challenges. Polls show that by a large margin Americans remain opposed to the healthcare law and seek to “repeal and replace” it. However, the question is: Replace it with what?

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